Poll: How Do Your Expenses Compare? Category: Budgeting Leave a comment We’ve just been reviewing how to analyze our expenses. How hard is it to find expense savings in your budget? Find out how you compare. Take our poll then view the results of all our readers to date. What percentage of your take home income goes towards your rent or mortgage?Much less than the 35% recommendedAround the 35% recommended limitMore than the recommended 35%I'm not sureCan you lower your fixed monthly costs?Probably, I'm sure there are some I could cutNo, I don't think soI don't really knowHow much do you spend on convenience purchases, like coffee, lunch or dinner, each week?Less than $10$10 to $20$20 to $30More than $30 Related articles: Poll: Do You Keep Track of Your Spending? Poll: What Are Your Budgeting Priorities Poll: Do You Budget?